Diclofenac sodium and Low blood sugar - from FDA reports
Low blood sugar is found among people who take Diclofenac sodium, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Atenolol, and have Type 2 diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Low blood sugar with Diclofenac sodium. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 16,360 people who have side effects when taking Diclofenac sodium from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 22, 2017
16,360 people reported to have side effects when taking Diclofenac sodium.
Among them, 61 people (0.37%) have Low blood sugar
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Diclofenac sodium when people have Low blood sugar *:
- < 1 month: 77.78 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.22 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Diclofenac sodium *:
- female: 49.18 %
- male: 50.82 %
Age of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Diclofenac sodium *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 8.93 %
- 20-29: 1.79 %
- 30-39: 7.14 %
- 40-49: 16.07 %
- 50-59: 17.86 %
- 60+: 48.21 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (7 people, 11.48%)
- High Blood Pressure (6 people, 9.84%)
- Fabry's Disease (6 people, 9.84%)
- Diabetes (5 people, 8.20%)
- Depression (5 people, 8.20%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Famotidine (7 people, 11.48%)
- Fabrazyme (7 people, 11.48%)
- Carbamazepine (7 people, 11.48%)
- Atenolol (7 people, 11.48%)
- Glyburide (6 people, 9.84%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Thrombocytopenia (12 people, 19.67%)
- Dizziness (10 people, 16.39%)
- Malaise (9 people, 14.75%)
- Fever (9 people, 14.75%)
- Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased (9 people, 14.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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iAm a diabetic. am over 60, female. i have inflamed stomach lining. Very Painful....watching closely what i eat... have lost 5 lbs this week... Occasionally the pain ia bearable, mostly not. I have been reading that antacids can lower blood sugar...I am afraid to go to sleep because my blood ...
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